Eduardo Morotó op IFFR
Brazilian director Eduardo MOROTÓ started his career by making short films in his native country. His second film, Mar exilio, won the Revelation Award at the São Paolo Short Film Festival, enabling him to make Quando morremos a noite. This drama, based on Charles Bukowski's The Most Beautiful Woman in Town, won over thirty awards at national and international festivals. Lead actor Roney Villela was cast again for Death Inhabits at Night, Morotó's feature film debut which is also based on Bukowski's work. This drama will have its world premiere at IFFR.
(selection) Agreste adentro (2006, short), Mar exilio (2010, short), Quando morremos a noite (2011, short), Eu nunca deveria ter voltado (2011, short), Todos esses dias em que sou estrangeiro (2013, short), Repulsion (2017, short), Death Inhabits at Night (2020)